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How Big is Small Cap Multifamily?

A closer look at the multifamily housing inventory in the United States and the size of the small cap investment opportunity.

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Multifamily Forecast: Investors Moving to Secondary Markets

The apartment sector has remained the darling of the commercial real estate for the past six years. This doesn’t appear to be changing anytime soon, as 2016 is expected to set a new record for multifamily mortgage origination volume. While multifamily’s position as top dog remains uncontested, savvy investors are altering their strategy for sourcing Read the full article…


Thomas Ridings

Managing Director, Chief Accounting Officer
Head shot of Thomas Ridings Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer

Thomas Ridings is responsible for overseeing Arbor’s accounting operations and financial reporting functions, including budgeting and internal audit.

Prior to Arbor, Mr. Ridings worked at W.P. Carey Inc., a publicly traded, diversified REIT and a leading global owner and manager of commercial real estate. At W.P. Carey, he served in various positions including Executive Director, Chief Audit Executive, Chief Risk Officer and Chief Accounting Officer.

Mr. Ridings previously served in various accounting and financial reporting roles at Computer Associates, a publicly traded, global software company. Mr. Ridings also worked at Ernst & Young LLP, where he held various positions in their assurance services practice.

He received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus and is a Certified Public Accountant.

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